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Events for the month of August 2020
 
Author Talk – Heather Morris, The Tattooist of Auschwitz
Tuesday, August 04, 2020
11:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
This story, full of beauty and hope, is based on years of interviews author Heather Morris conducted with real-life Holocaust survivor and Auschwitz-Birkenau tattooist Ludwig (Lale) Sokolov. Heather was born in New Zealand and now lives in Melbourne. For several years, she studied and wrote screenplays. When she met Holocaust survivor Lale Sokolov, both their lives changed forever. Heather’s book Cilka’s Journey is also available.

Date: Tuesday 4 August 2020
Time: 11am to 12pm (via Zoom)
Contact: call Linda on 9298 8828 or linda.keenahan@knox.vic.gov.au
To book: online www.stickytickets.com.au/GBXLQ


LOCATION:
Via Zoom - details to be confirmed upon registration
CONTACT NAME:
Linda   
PHONE:
0392988828
EMAIL:
linda.keenahan@knox.vic.gov.au
WEB:
www.stickytickets.com.au/GBXLQ

Online Supermarket Tour
Wednesday, August 05, 2020
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Want to learn more about label reading and to be able to confidently choose healthier products from the supermarket shelf? In this session, EACH dietitians will teach you the essentials of choosing healthy food products. This is a ‘virtual online tour', no walking involved; great for those with limited mobility.

Date: Wednesday 5 August 2020
Time: 1.30 pm to 2.30 pm (via Zoom)
To book: call Service Access on 1300 003 224 or email Intake.PH@each.com.au


LOCATION:
Via Zoom - details to be confirmed upon registration
CONTACT NAME:
Service Access   
PHONE:
1300003224
EMAIL:
Intake.PH@each.com.au

Kids Kreative Festival at Home
Wednesday, August 05, 2020
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Kids Kreative
Bringing the kids festival stage to your lounge room, curious.events.co will be presenting two fun online activities in August!

Wednesday 5 August 4:30pm - The Wishing Well Kids Yoga
Wednesday 12 August 4:30pm - Becky Bubble Show

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✨ THE WISHING WELL KIDS YOGA ✨
WHEN: Wednesday 5 August at 4:30PM
WHERE: In this Facebook event (see discussion tab) and on the Knox Arts and Events page!

Welcome to The Wishing Well. A magical world of play. Meet Mary Diamond, whose passion for children’s well-being and happiness has been the driving force of her successful career in the Children’s Entertainment and Wellness Industries.

Mary has extensive experience as a performing artist as well as a Yoga and Dance teacher.
Mary's Yoga and Mindfulness classes are focussed on fun and connection, giving children permission to be self expressed and relaxed.

She will take us on a kids Yoga journey through the Forest where no dream is too small for a caterpillar. Get your stretchy pants ready for a very special exercise class.

You can find more about Fairy Mary and The Wishing Well here: www.fairymary.com.au

✨ BECKY BUBBLE SHOW ✨
WHEN: Wednesday 12 August at 4:30PM
WHERE: In this Facebook event (see discussion tab) and on the Knox Arts and Events page!

Becky Bubble is a Melbourne based bubble artist who endeavours to share the surreal, shimmering beauty of those magical, floating, rainbow orbs to all!

With her elaborate custom made costumes, ever growing collection of handcrafted big bubble making contraptions and her very own Top Secret GIANT Bubble Making Mix, she invites audiences of all ages to step out of their bubble and immerse themselves in a wonderful world of swirling rainbow colours.

Since bringing her bubble dreams to life 5 years ago, Becky has shared her love of bubbles at incursions in schools and early learning centres, parties for kids and big kids alike, in fields and on stage at festivals across Australia along with bubbling about at countless events around Melbourne and most recently, showcased her bubble artistry on stage at TEDxMonashUniversity.

With her variety of mesmerising bubble acts, she is set to fill any event with wonder and magic by doing things with bubbles you never thought possi-bubble!!

So prepare to bask in some BIG bubble magic when this un-bubble-evable bubbleologist pops in to blow bubbles and minds on her quest to blanket events across Australia in an endless ocean of GIGANTIC glistening bubbles!!


LOCATION:
Knox Arts and Events Facebook page (facebook.com/knoxartsandevents)
WEB:
https://www.facebook.com/events/

Solar Savers webinar - find out about getting solar for your home
Thursday, August 06, 2020
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Solar Savers logo
Are you interested in solar but unsure how to choose an installer or who to trust?

Solar Savers is a local government initiative making solar easy. They have done the hard work for you by evaluating companies and selecting a trusted and quality installer, so you can have peace of mind.

To start saving with solar now and reduce your carbon footprint, visit www.solarsavers.org.au

Register via the link below to join this webinar with Solar Savers to hear more about solar for your home.


LOCATION:
Online via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Justin Schreuder   
PHONE:
0392988000
WEB:
https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/

The Urban Green Series
Tuesday, August 11, 2020
to Tuesday, August 25, 2020

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Girl-in-veggie-patch
Free webinar
Plant Biosecurity and your food garden. Explore how or city can become greener, cleaner and healthier.
11 August - Bugs in your garden
18 August - Pest monitoring and how to report them
25 August - Food garden plant hygiene practices


LOCATION:
webinar
CONTACT NAME:
Chris Klep
EMAIL:
chris.klep@knox.vic.gov.au
WEB:
http://bit.ly/TheUrbanGreen2020

Kids Kreative Festival at Home
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Kids Kreative
Bringing the kids festival stage to your lounge room, curious.events.co will be presenting two fun online activities in August!

Wednesday 12 August 4:30pm - Becky Bubble Show

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✨ BECKY BUBBLE SHOW ✨
WHEN: Wednesday 12 August at 4:30PM
WHERE: In this Facebook event (see discussion tab) and on the Knox Arts and Events page!

Becky Bubble is a Melbourne based bubble artist who endeavours to share the surreal, shimmering beauty of those magical, floating, rainbow orbs to all!

With her elaborate custom made costumes, ever growing collection of handcrafted big bubble making contraptions and her very own Top Secret GIANT Bubble Making Mix, she invites audiences of all ages to step out of their bubble and immerse themselves in a wonderful world of swirling rainbow colours.

Since bringing her bubble dreams to life 5 years ago, Becky has shared her love of bubbles at incursions in schools and early learning centres, parties for kids and big kids alike, in fields and on stage at festivals across Australia along with bubbling about at countless events around Melbourne and most recently, showcased her bubble artistry on stage at TEDxMonashUniversity.

With her variety of mesmerising bubble acts, she is set to fill any event with wonder and magic by doing things with bubbles you never thought possi-bubble!!

So prepare to bask in some BIG bubble magic when this un-bubble-evable bubbleologist pops in to blow bubbles and minds on her quest to blanket events across Australia in an endless ocean of GIGANTIC glistening bubbles!!


LOCATION:
Knox Arts and Events Facebook page (facebook.com/knoxartsandevents)
WEB:
https://www.facebook.com/events/

BeConnected: Getting online for Over 50s
Thursday, August 13, 2020
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Learn how to get online and thrive in the digital world. In these free weekly workshops, you will learn the absolute basics of using your device and getting started online. Other topics include safety online, all about data, wifi and mobile networks.

LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Mountain District Learning Centre   
PHONE:
0397587859
EMAIL:
office@mdlc.com.au

Iso Arts - Free Artist Development Webinars
Thursday, August 13, 2020
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
IsoArtsMilke
Laura Milke-Garner (Milke) is returning for a second series of FREE Artist Development Webinars!

Laura Milke-Garner is an award winning producer, mentor and active advocate for the arts in Australia. She has been producing events, shows and touring productions for over 20 years. In 2008, she established her own company Milke to help artists produce their work and also provide 1:1 mentorship, workshops and online courses for artists and producers looking to take that next step in their artistic career. More info can be found at milke.com.au

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ISO ARTS: FREE ARTIST DEVELOPMENT WEBINARS
Tuesdays & Thursdays in August
2pm - 3pm

FREE to register and participate. See below for registration links.
Webinars will be presented via Zoom.
There will be a Q&A section at the end of each session.

Can't make a session? You can watch the replay.
Participants need to register to obtain the replay (links below).

👉 Webinar 1 - How To Present An Online Workshop [Tuesday 4 August 2pm - 3pm]
A deep drive into Zoom and how to deliver an effective and engaging webinar. Content includes setting up registrations, screen sharing, chat engagement and lighting and sound tips.

Register - https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_N-fj5m0QQu6-jSxTJ9RNWA

👉 Webinar 2 - Online Productivity tools for Creatives [Thursday 6 August 2pm - 3pm]
Everything you need to know about of a variety of free and paid online programs designed to help you stay organised and get the most out your time.

Register - https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_x-rvlbWAS5CaREOHSNGNzw

👉 Webinar 3 - How to build a mailing list [Tuesday 11 August 2pm - 3pm]
Practical skills to build an audience, what you need on your website, using your existing following and which email platforms to use.

Register - https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_cBA_X-bUQk6DIBtqLQTLxA

👉 Webinar 4 - Basic Budgeting 101 [Thursday 13 August 2pm - 3pm]
Basic budgeting for creative professionals and how to set up a budget for a grant or show/exhibition.

Register - https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ZcvGcoIlQ6OM4P8Z5Mdpnw


LOCATION:
Online via Zoom
WEB:
https://www.facebook.com/events/

OMNI: Men's Chat Group
Friday, August 14, 2020
9:30 AM - 12:00 NOON
OMNI – Men’s Chat Group
Hosted by Orana Neighbourhood House
Older Men New Ideas (OMNI) is designed for local men over 50. Developed and run by male volunteers from Council on the Ageing (COTA), OMNI provides opportunities to: Meet, talk and enjoy time with other local men your age; “Chew the fat” about the challenges that face you and other men; Enjoy a morning tea and refreshments during the morning’s discussion. Meets on the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month.

Dates: Friday 10 & 24 July 2020
Friday 14 & 28 August 2020
Time: 9.30 am to 12pm (in-person)
Location: Orana Neighbourhood House, 62 Coleman Road, Wantirna South
Cost: Gold coin donation

To book: call John on 9763 5411 or Orana Reception on 9801 1895


LOCATION:
Orana Neighbourhood House, 62 Coleman Road, Wantirna South
CONTACT NAME:
John   
PHONE:
0397635411

Strength4Life
Friday, August 14, 2020
11:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
This is a group exercise program which focusses on strength training. The exercises will help strengthen your muscles and bones, improve your balance, coordination, flexibility and increase your overall health and fitness.

Dates: Mondays 10.30 am to 11.10 am (via Zoom)
Fridays 11am to 12pm (via Zoom)
To book: call 9757 6215 or email: Intake.PH@each.com.au
If over the age of 65, please call My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 and request a referral to EACH for Physiotherapy assessment and group exercise.


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
EACH   
PHONE:
0397576215
EMAIL:
Intake.PH@each.com.au

BeConnected: Getting online for Over 50s
Monday, August 17, 2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
Learn how to get online and thrive in the digital world. In these free weekly workshops, you will learn the absolute basics of using your device and getting started online. Other topics include safety online, all about data, wifi and mobile networks. BYO device or please advise us in advance if you need to use an Orana device.

LOCATION:
Orana Neighbourhood House, 62 Coleman Road, Wantirna South
CONTACT NAME:
Lisa or Margaret   
PHONE:
0398011895

Strength4Life
Monday, August 17, 2020
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
This is a group exercise program which focusses on strength training. The exercises will help strengthen your muscles and bones, improve your balance, coordination, flexibility and increase your overall health and fitness.

Dates: Mondays 10.30 am to 11.10 am (via Zoom)
Fridays 11am to 12pm (via Zoom)
To book: call 9757 6215 or email: Intake.PH@each.com.au
If over the age of 65, please call My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 and request a referral to EACH for Physiotherapy assessment and group exercise.


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
EACH   
PHONE:
0397576215
EMAIL:
Intake.PH@each.com.au

What are you bingeing on?
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Have you run out of ideas on what to watch on Netflix, Stan, i-View or SBS On Demand? Or perhaps you’ve just watched a season of something amazing and want to talk to someone about it. This is an opportunity to meet new people and hear what shows are binge worthy, while sharing your recommendations.
Dates: Tuesday 14 July 2020
and Tuesday 18 August 2020
Time: 10.30 am to 11.30 am (via Zoom)
Contact: email: linda.keenahan@knox.vic.gov.au or call Linda on 9298 8828

To book: online: www.stickytickets.com.au/x0rld


LOCATION:
Via Zoom - details to be confirmed upon registration
CONTACT NAME:
Linda   
PHONE:
0392988828
EMAIL:
linda.keenahan@knox.vic.gov.au

Talking Café
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hosted by Living Our Best Life Project
Make yourself a cuppa, grab a snack and join us for a regular weekly chat session. Meeting interesting people from community groups. Share a passion or interest with like-minded people. Find out what’s happening in Knox.
Dates: Wednesdays – 10am to 11 am (via Zoom)
Wednesdays – 2pm to 3pm (via Teleconference)
Contact: email livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com or call 0457 646 384


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Living Our Best Life Project   
PHONE:
0457646384
EMAIL:
livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com

New Life For Me – Women’s Support Group
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
New Life For Me – Women’s Support Group
Hosted by Orana Neighbourhood House
New Life For Me provides a support in a safe, non-judgmental and affordable setting where you receive professional guidance and chance to share your experiences with others going through similar struggles.

Date: Wednesdays (from 15 July 2020)
Time: 1pm to 3pm (in-person)
Location: Orana Neighbourhood House, 62 Coleman Road, Wantirna South
Cost: $50 (10 weeks)
Contact: call Lisa or Margaret on 9801 1895


LOCATION:
Orana Neighbourhood House, 62 Coleman Road, Wantirna South
CONTACT NAME:
Lisa or Margaret   
PHONE:
0398011895

Talking café
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Hosted by Living Our Best Life Project
Make yourself a cuppa, grab a snack and join us for a regular weekly chat session. Meeting interesting people from community groups. Share a passion or interest with like-minded people. Find out what’s happening in Knox.
Dates: Wednesdays – 10am to 11 am (via Zoom)
Wednesdays – 2pm to 3pm (via Teleconference)
Contact: email livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com or call 0457 646 384


LOCATION:
Via Teleconference
CONTACT NAME:
Living Our Best Life Project   
PHONE:
0457646384
EMAIL:
livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com

Cooking Classes with Foost - Kids Kreative Virtual Event
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Kids Kreative
Join the Foost Colourful Chef on a virtual foodie adventure in these live cooking classes! 👩‍🍳👨‍🍳

Children will learn fun facts about ingredients whilst individually making their own dish with the online support of our friendly Colourful Chef.

WHEN:
Wednesday 19 August 4:30pm - Doughnut Muffins
Wednesday 26 August 4:30pm - Vegemite Scrolls

WHERE: In this Facebook event (see discussion tab) and on the Knox Arts and Events page!

Suitable for any age (younger children may need some help).

The ingredients list is below (and you can easily substitute ingredients for what you have or for any allergies or intolerance).

Please join us for a berry good cooking time!

Please note: This is a virtual program recorded by the presenter from their own premises in compliance with the Victorian Government’s Stage 4 COVID-19 restrictions.


LOCATION:
Knox Arts and Events Facebook page (facebook.com/knoxartsandevents)
WEB:
facebook.com/events/

Conversation Cafe
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Is English your second language? Join Henk and practice your English skills from the comfort of your home. Meet new people and enjoy time together remotely.
Dates: Wednesdays
Time: 6pm to 7pm (via Zoom)
Contact: email office@mdlc.com.au or call 9758 7859


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Mountain District Learning Centre   
PHONE:
0397587859
EMAIL:
office@mdlc.com.au

Movie Chat Club
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
7:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Enjoyed a good movie recently?
Join our Movie Chat Club and share about any movies you’ve watched and may like to recommend to others
Dates: Wednesdays
Time: 7.30 pm to 9pm (via Zoom)
Contact: email office@mdlc.com.au or call 9758 7859


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Mountain District Learning Centre   
PHONE:
0397587859
EMAIL:
office@mdlc.com.au

BeConnected: Getting online for Over 50s
Thursday, August 20, 2020
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Learn how to get online and thrive in the digital world. In these free weekly workshops, you will learn the absolute basics of using your device and getting started online. Other topics include safety online, all about data, wifi and mobile networks.

LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Mountain District Learning Centre   
PHONE:
0397587859
EMAIL:
office@mdlc.com.au

Strength4Life
Friday, August 21, 2020
11:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
This is a group exercise program which focusses on strength training. The exercises will help strengthen your muscles and bones, improve your balance, coordination, flexibility and increase your overall health and fitness.

Dates: Mondays 10.30 am to 11.10 am (via Zoom)
Fridays 11am to 12pm (via Zoom)
To book: call 9757 6215 or email: Intake.PH@each.com.au
If over the age of 65, please call My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 and request a referral to EACH for Physiotherapy assessment and group exercise.


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
EACH   
PHONE:
0397576215
EMAIL:
Intake.PH@each.com.au

BeConnected: Getting online for Over 50s
Monday, August 24, 2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
Learn how to get online and thrive in the digital world. In these free weekly workshops, you will learn the absolute basics of using your device and getting started online. Other topics include safety online, all about data, wifi and mobile networks. BYO device or please advise us in advance if you need to use an Orana device.

LOCATION:
Orana Neighbourhood House, 62 Coleman Road, Wantirna South
CONTACT NAME:
Lisa or Margaret   
PHONE:
0398011895

Strength4Life
Monday, August 24, 2020
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
This is a group exercise program which focusses on strength training. The exercises will help strengthen your muscles and bones, improve your balance, coordination, flexibility and increase your overall health and fitness.

Dates: Mondays 10.30 am to 11.10 am (via Zoom)
Fridays 11am to 12pm (via Zoom)
To book: call 9757 6215 or email: Intake.PH@each.com.au
If over the age of 65, please call My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 and request a referral to EACH for Physiotherapy assessment and group exercise.


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
EACH   
PHONE:
0397576215
EMAIL:
Intake.PH@each.com.au

Talking Café
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Hosted by Living Our Best Life Project
Make yourself a cuppa, grab a snack and join us for a regular weekly chat session. Meeting interesting people from community groups. Share a passion or interest with like-minded people. Find out what’s happening in Knox.
Dates: Wednesdays – 10am to 11 am (via Zoom)
Wednesdays – 2pm to 3pm (via Teleconference)
Contact: email livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com or call 0457 646 384


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Living Our Best Life Project   
PHONE:
0457646384
EMAIL:
livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com

New Life For Me – Women’s Support Group
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
New Life For Me – Women’s Support Group
Hosted by Orana Neighbourhood House
New Life For Me provides a support in a safe, non-judgmental and affordable setting where you receive professional guidance and chance to share your experiences with others going through similar struggles.

Date: Wednesdays (from 15 July 2020)
Time: 1pm to 3pm (in-person)
Location: Orana Neighbourhood House, 62 Coleman Road, Wantirna South
Cost: $50 (10 weeks)
Contact: call Lisa or Margaret on 9801 1895


LOCATION:
Orana Neighbourhood House, 62 Coleman Road, Wantirna South
CONTACT NAME:
Lisa or Margaret   
PHONE:
0398011895

Talking café
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Hosted by Living Our Best Life Project
Make yourself a cuppa, grab a snack and join us for a regular weekly chat session. Meeting interesting people from community groups. Share a passion or interest with like-minded people. Find out what’s happening in Knox.
Dates: Wednesdays – 10am to 11 am (via Zoom)
Wednesdays – 2pm to 3pm (via Teleconference)
Contact: email livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com or call 0457 646 384


LOCATION:
Via Teleconference
CONTACT NAME:
Living Our Best Life Project   
PHONE:
0457646384
EMAIL:
livingourbestlifeproject@gmail.com

Cooking Classes with Foost - Kids Kreative Virtual Event
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Kids Kreative
Join the Foost Colourful Chef on a virtual foodie adventure in these live cooking classes! 👩‍🍳👨‍🍳

Children will learn fun facts about ingredients whilst individually making their own dish with the online support of our friendly Colourful Chef.

WHEN:
Wednesday 19 August 4:30pm - Doughnut Muffins
Wednesday 26 August 4:30pm - Vegemite Scrolls

WHERE: In this Facebook event (see discussion tab) and on the Knox Arts and Events page!

Suitable for any age (younger children may need some help).

The ingredients list is below (and you can easily substitute ingredients for what you have or for any allergies or intolerance).

Please join us for a berry good cooking time!

Please note: This is a virtual program recorded by the presenter from their own premises in compliance with the Victorian Government’s Stage 4 COVID-19 restrictions.


LOCATION:
Knox Arts and Events Facebook page (facebook.com/knoxartsandevents)
WEB:
facebook.com/events/

Conversation Cafe
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Is English your second language? Join Henk and practice your English skills from the comfort of your home. Meet new people and enjoy time together remotely.
Dates: Wednesdays
Time: 6pm to 7pm (via Zoom)
Contact: email office@mdlc.com.au or call 9758 7859


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Mountain District Learning Centre   
PHONE:
0397587859
EMAIL:
office@mdlc.com.au

Movie Chat Club
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
7:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Enjoyed a good movie recently?
Join our Movie Chat Club and share about any movies you’ve watched and may like to recommend to others
Dates: Wednesdays
Time: 7.30 pm to 9pm (via Zoom)
Contact: email office@mdlc.com.au or call 9758 7859


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Mountain District Learning Centre   
PHONE:
0397587859
EMAIL:
office@mdlc.com.au

BeConnected: Getting online for Over 50s
Thursday, August 27, 2020
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Learn how to get online and thrive in the digital world. In these free weekly workshops, you will learn the absolute basics of using your device and getting started online. Other topics include safety online, all about data, wifi and mobile networks.

LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Mountain District Learning Centre   
PHONE:
0397587859
EMAIL:
office@mdlc.com.au

OMNI: Men's Chat Group
Friday, August 28, 2020
9:30 AM - 12:00 NOON
OMNI – Men’s Chat Group
Hosted by Orana Neighbourhood House
Older Men New Ideas (OMNI) is designed for local men over 50. Developed and run by male volunteers from Council on the Ageing (COTA), OMNI provides opportunities to: Meet, talk and enjoy time with other local men your age; “Chew the fat” about the challenges that face you and other men; Enjoy a morning tea and refreshments during the morning’s discussion. Meets on the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month.

Dates: Friday 10 & 24 July 2020
Friday 14 & 28 August 2020
Time: 9.30 am to 12pm (in-person)
Location: Orana Neighbourhood House, 62 Coleman Road, Wantirna South
Cost: Gold coin donation

To book: call John on 9763 5411 or Orana Reception on 9801 1895


LOCATION:
Orana Neighbourhood House, 62 Coleman Road, Wantirna South
CONTACT NAME:
John   
PHONE:
0397635411

Women on the Go 2020 - virtually
Friday, August 28, 2020
9:30 AM - 12:00 NOON
WOTG 2020 logo
It’s the 13th Women on The Go networking event but there is nothing unlucky about this event. In fact the only thing unlucky about this event – is if you miss it! We’re going virtual and this means you will virtually have everything you need to promote your business, get inspired and network with other business owners.

Join with other business owners in your area on Friday, 28 August 2020 and set yourself up for the final quarter of the year and beyond.

For your $20 investment you will receive:

- Access to the event including inspiring stories from two business women
- Opportunity to network on the day
- Access to a power networking workshop to take your networking to the next level
- Online promotion of your business through our Facebook Group
- Opportunities to keep the conversations happening online when the event is over
- Tips on how to make the most of the day
- A chance to win prizes during the event

Prize Giveaways
If you are a Knox business and would like to donate a prize to give away during this event, please contact Angela at business@knox.vic.gov.au.

Event Details
Date: Friday, 28 August 2020
Time: 9:15am for a 9.30am start, finishes at 12pm
Where: Online via Zoom (event link will be emailed to you closer to the event)
Cost: $20


LOCATION:
Online via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
Economic Development   
PHONE:
0392988000
EMAIL:
business@knox.vic.gov.au
WEB:
www.knoxbiz.com.au/wotg

Strength4Life
Friday, August 28, 2020
11:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
This is a group exercise program which focusses on strength training. The exercises will help strengthen your muscles and bones, improve your balance, coordination, flexibility and increase your overall health and fitness.

Dates: Mondays 10.30 am to 11.10 am (via Zoom)
Fridays 11am to 12pm (via Zoom)
To book: call 9757 6215 or email: Intake.PH@each.com.au
If over the age of 65, please call My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 and request a referral to EACH for Physiotherapy assessment and group exercise.


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
EACH   
PHONE:
0397576215
EMAIL:
Intake.PH@each.com.au

BeConnected: Getting online for Over 50s
Monday, August 31, 2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
Learn how to get online and thrive in the digital world. In these free weekly workshops, you will learn the absolute basics of using your device and getting started online. Other topics include safety online, all about data, wifi and mobile networks. BYO device or please advise us in advance if you need to use an Orana device.

LOCATION:
Orana Neighbourhood House, 62 Coleman Road, Wantirna South
CONTACT NAME:
Lisa or Margaret   
PHONE:
0398011895

Strength4Life
Monday, August 31, 2020
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
This is a group exercise program which focusses on strength training. The exercises will help strengthen your muscles and bones, improve your balance, coordination, flexibility and increase your overall health and fitness.

Dates: Mondays 10.30 am to 11.10 am (via Zoom)
Fridays 11am to 12pm (via Zoom)
To book: call 9757 6215 or email: Intake.PH@each.com.au
If over the age of 65, please call My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 and request a referral to EACH for Physiotherapy assessment and group exercise.


LOCATION:
Via Zoom
CONTACT NAME:
EACH   
PHONE:
0397576215
EMAIL:
Intake.PH@each.com.au

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